Orange and Strawberry Cream Puffs

1
Megan Conner

By
@enviedindulgence

This is my lighter version of the traditional pastry cream puff. They are very delicious and simple to make and most of all not so bad for our waistlines :)

Rating:

★★★★★ 2 votes

Comments:
Serves:
6 to 8
Prep:
10 Min
Cook:
15 Min
Method:
Bake

Ingredients

  • 1
    container of light cool whip (any brand)
  • 1
    orange, will need zest, and some juice
  • 1 box
    puff pastry sheets, thawed
  • 1 qt
    strawberries, fresh

How to Make Orange and Strawberry Cream Puffs

Step-by-Step

  1. Get your puff pastry thawed and cut into small circles and bake them according to the directions on the box.
  2. Zest the whole orange and juice half of the orange.
  3. Slice your strawberries, you can make them into little fans if you'd like.
  4. Your puff pastry circle will puff up while baking, cut the top off and make a well in the middle of your circle.
  5. Mix 3/4 of your orange zest and 2 tablespoons of the fresh orange juice into your lite cool whip.
  6. Fill your puff pastry circles with the cool whip, top with your strawberry fans and garnish with some of the remaining orange zest.

Printable Recipe Card

About Orange and Strawberry Cream Puffs

Course/Dish: Cakes, Fruit Desserts
Main Ingredient: Sugar
Regional Style: American




Show 1 Comment & Review

15 Coffee Break-worthy Coffee Cake Recipes

15 Coffee Break-Worthy Coffee Cake Recipes

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Acceptable as a breakfast treat or a light dessert, no one can pass up a piece of coffee cake. Brew an extra pot of coffee today, because we've found 15...

Strawberry Recipes You Need To Make This Summer

Strawberry Recipes You Need to Make This Summer

Kitchen Crew

There are many surprising health benefits of strawberries . They are loaded with Vitamin C which helps support a healthy immune system. Their anti-inflammatory and antioxidant benefits can help protect...

13 Sheet Cake Recipes You Want To Slice Into

13 Sheet Cake Recipes You Want to Slice Into

Kitchen Crew @JustaPinch

Easy, delicious and a family favorite - what’s not to love about sheet cake? Check out these 13 sheet cake recipes you need to make for dessert asap!